Houston Janitors need your help! Check out the new campaign launched by Service Employees International Union urging JP Morgan Chase CEO, Jamie Dimon, to answer some tough questions from a janitor earning $9,000 a year.
A successful Teamster’s Strike in Seattle was owed in part to the help of a few allies. Local mayors stood in solidarity with Teamster members, bringing management back to the table for negotiations. We need more leaders willing to stand up for the 99%!
Teamsters credit local mayors for helping end trash strike - Seattle Times
This economy, slowly but surely, is making progress…
“The American economy continued its long slog upward from the depths of the Great Recession, adding 163,000 nonfarm payroll jobs in July, the Labor Department said on Friday. That compares to a revised 64,000 jobs in June.”
U.S. Added 163,000 Jobs In July; Jobless Rate Ticked Up - New York Times